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Alma Sessions (Brazilian pressing)

CD (Item 483010) Trama (Brazil), 2005 — Condition: Used
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Tremendous work from Bruno E – his greatest album so far, and an instant global soul classic! Bruno's working in really boundary-less territory here – mixing English and Portuguese vocals in a set of tunes that bubble with gentle soul and sparkle with a rich 21st Century approach. The overall groove is gentle, but always present – and Bruno's work on Fender Rhodes alone would be enough to make us love the album, but it's made even better by guest vocals from Xantone Blaq, Tom Ze, Patricia Marx, and Sarah Anne Webb. Titles include "Soul Storm", "Mister Modernismo", "Is Love", "Feel", "A Tempestade", "The Birth Of A Star", "Sons", and "Alma".  © 1996-2021, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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